Ghazni: The security forces conducted separate operations in south-eastern Ghazni and Paktika provinces killing at least 15 Taliban militants. Khaama
Wardak: The security forces carried out a series of airstrikes in central Wardak province killing at least 36 militants. Khaama
Maimana: Thirteen Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers have been killed, three injured and two others arrested in the Taliban attack in northwestern Faryab province. Pajhwok.
Zabul: The Afghan Special Forces have rescued at least 32 people from a Taliban prison in southern Zabul province. Khaama